Job Postings

City of Canton is currently accepting applications for the positions listed below.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered.

Position   Requirements
Police Officer   City of Canton is accepting applications for police officers.  Applicants must meet the minimum requirements for licensing as a Peace Officer as prescribed by TCOLE and a valid Texas Drivers License. The successful candidate must undergo a written exam, background investigation, review board, psychological evaluation and drug screen. A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for the position. EOE.  Open until filled.         Application
     
FT and PT  Dispatchers  

City of Canton is accepting applications for full-time and part-time  9-1-1 dispatchers. Requirements: HS diploma, two years' clerical experience. Job will remain open until filled.  A TCOLE application must be completed to be considered for this position. EOE.

Water Quality Technician  

City of Canton is accepting applications for Full-Time TCEQ Certified Water Plant Operator to provide water quality monitoring and sampling services for City's water distribution system.  Prefer individual who is licensed in water certification. Must be able to work nights and/or weekends. Pay DOQ. Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.

Director of Operations  

City of Canton is accepting applications for Full-Time Director of Operations.  Requirements: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Pulic Administration, Business Administration, or related field OR at least five years of work experience in Public Administration with at least three years of management experience. Salary DOQ.  EOE.  Must complete City of Canton application to be considered.

Seasonal Laborers  

City of Canton is accepting applications for SEASONAL laborers for First Monday / Parks.  HS diploma or GED, valid TX driver's license and ability to run yard equipment required.  Open until filled.  Will work Monday-Friday through mowing season.A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.

FM Positions  

City of Canton is accepting applications for gate attendant and night watchman.  Must be able to work during First Monday.  Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.


Applications may be picked up at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton (City Hall) or downloaded by clicking:
For general application, click here. 
Special application for Dispatcher, click here. 
Special application for Firefighters, click here. 
Special application for Police Officers/Reserves, click here.

Applications should be returned as follows:  In person at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton, Texas, (City Hall) OR fax to Human Resources @ (903) 567-1793, OR e-mail to djohnson@cantontx.gov.